Manitoba offers $10-per-day childcare

 

Last updated 3/17/2023 at 1:45pm

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WINNIPEG, Man.-Starting April 2, Manitoba families will pay a maximum of $10 per day in fees at regulated non-profit childcare centres, Premier Heather Stefanson recently announced. That's three years ahead of the 2026 target and applies to all children age 12 and under.

"Access to affordable and high-quality child care is essential for Manitobans to be able to participate in the workforce, support their family and play an active role in the growth of our communities and our economy," Stefanson said, adding that the reduced cost will save families thousands of dollars per year. "That is mon...



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